Debtors Anonymous (DA) is a Fellowship of men and women who share their experiences, strength, and hope in order to solve their common problem of compulsive debt, overspending, and/or underearning. Offers 12-step meetings, and pressure-relief meetings where participants can obtain more individualized support and attention. The primary purpose is to stay solvent and help other compulsive debtors achieve solvency.
Potlatch DA meets 7:30pm to 8:30pm Monday at Saint Margaret's Cedar Cottage Anglican Church, 1530 East 22nd Avenue. Meeting is downstairs in the preschool room.
Contact: Maggie Rose (604) 628-6634
Holy Rollers DA meets Thursday, 12pm to 1pm, Holy Rosary Cathedral, 650 Richards Street, Vancouver. The meeting is in the red brick building (20 metres south of the 646 Richards Street church office) in the St. Vincent's Room on the main floor.
Contact: Marita (778) 997-3204
Spirit of Service DA meets 7pm to 7:55pm Friday at Saint James Community Square, 3214 West 10th Avenue. The meeting room is located on the southeast corner of the building. The door is on the lane side and down the stairs.
Contact: Robin (604) 710-4302
St. Mary's Church meets at 2pm on Sunday in Kerrisdale at 2490 W. 37th Ave at Larch Street. Coffee, Tea, Cookies, Recovery and Fellowship.
Contact: Carmen (604) 518-9230 or (604) 790-8796
Business Debtors Anonymous (BDA) is for business owners, self-employed people, or those considering self-employment. We apply debtors anonymous principles and tools to owning and running a business, as well as in one's personal finances.
North Shore BDA meets Wednesday morning from 11:30am to 12:30pm at the Alano Club of the North Shore, 176 2nd Street East, North Vancouver.
Contact: Juhli (778) 881-7564
Taking Care of Business BDA meets 9am to 10am Saturday at the new Edmonds Community Centre, 7433 Edmonds Street, Burnaby BC in Room 105 (the PlayCare room) on the ground floor.
Contact: Patrick (604) 294-0654
For General Information on Debtors Anonymous, visit the DA website at www.debtorsanonymous.org
Vancouver Area DA also has a telephone information line: (604) 878-3328 which has a recording of these meeting locations.
Updated Oct 12, 2014